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You see those little icons wiggling their way to popular websites you often visit? Yes, that’s what I’m talking about. Embedding Social Media Sharing buttons to your site is by all means beneficial to you. After all, our community believes that sharing is in fact caring. These sharing buttons enable the readers to promote content without having to leave the page. Because what better way to advertise and commercialize your brand other than linking it to Facebook? (high five!)
I’ve got to ask you though; do you really need all those buttons? Everything is good but not everything is beneficial. Those are two different things when it comes to what buttons you have to utilize. We have to be mindful about the buttons we put to our websites. It should always depend on the needs of the business.
How to pick Social Media Share Buttons?
Here, I’d like to discuss all the possible and primary share buttons you can use to your advantage. Be wise not just what is popularly used by everyone but custom-design your buttons that will fit to the demand of your website and business in general.
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CAUTION: overloading your site with too many buttons isn’t the best idea. Why? Because it will take up so much loading time and will slow the progression of browsing. Especially for smartphone users and in turn will affect your conversion. Because who wants to stay until your whole site downloads fully? No one! You’d be surprised at the short attention span even of adults. Level: ADHD
TIP: link your official work site to your personal account in Facebook and vice versa. In fact, linking all your social media accounts will drive up traffic and establish BRANDING. It has tremendous impact to your business overall. Given that your business holds a big chunk of your identity.
So, let’s begin
What sharing buttons is good for your website?
Now that I’ve mentioned a few, it’s up to your disposal which one to use. Find out what works for your business . Don’t rush into adding all of them without even knowing what they’re good for. Above all, there’s one great thing you need to work on. Actually it’s a big deal and it’s no other than your substantial content. Nothing will ever be more of a priority than your web content. Because my dear readers, nobody’s ever going to mind the share buttons if they don’t like the content in the first place.